Can you help me understand this English question?
This is an analytical essay for my college course on world music. This project will involve analyzing the materials and ideas in the reading attached below, cross-referencing the theory within the reading with at least two other readings, and applying the ideas to a particular performance, recording or style of music. This project is intended to encourage active engagement with readings and theory and promote awareness of cultural aspects of music. The response should be relatively brief and concise- roughly 1500 words including quotations, citations, and any examples.
This essay should be written in MLA format.
You need to find at least two other readings (preferably scholarly articles). Videos of someone with dementia who has gone through music therapy can/should be used as well.